Teacher / Teaching Fellow

Mount Tabor School of the Liberal Arts is a classical school opening in the fall of 2021. We believe that education is the cultivation of the human soul, not just job training. We are seeking a talented elementary school teacher as well as a teaching fellow for our inaugural year. Located in Kansas City, MO. Position to begin August 2021.

Visit https://mounttaborschool.org/ for more information.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Manage the overall daily operations of a classroom and ensure student development; implement curriculum in a way that cultivates in the student a desire for truth, beauty and goodness 
  • Establish an Orthodx Christian ethos
  • Demonstrate strong and effective communications with colleagues and  parents
  • Maintain curriculum standards, ensuring compliance with all school goals and policies
  • Collaborate with colleagues in the development of curricula and resources
  • Perform extra duties- i.e. recess, lunch, before/after school obligations as assigned

Required Qualifications

  1. Graduate with minimum of B.A./B.S. 
  2. A love of working with children and an ability to interact with parents and co-workers in a confident, and respectful manner
  3. Demonstrated commitment to and compatibility with Orthodox beliefs and praxis

Desired Qualifications 

  1. Two or more years teaching experience; preferably in Classical environment
  2. Catechesis of the Good Shepherd experience, training, or awareness
  3. Experience in multi-age, elementary educational setting

Desired Traits

  • Self-starting, strong initiative,  independent
  • Able to accept correction as needed, but also operate with great freedom; malleable, willing to listen and be mentored
  • Desire to learn and tackle new projects or learn new content
  • Tenacity, gentleness, love for youth, desire to live and work in same community

How to apply

Send all correspondence via email to headmaster@mounttaborschool.org and include the following:

  1. Resume.
  2. Cover letter addressing your philosophy of teaching and learning.
  3. Three letters of reference, one of which must be from your priest.

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Mount Tabor School of the Liberal Arts

St. Louis, MO

Phone: 816-808-6118
Email: headmaster@mounttaborschool.org
Web: www.mounttaborschool.org

Posted on: April 08, 2021